Abstract

We demonstrate for the first time that an array of discrete waveguides on a slab waveguide, both with quadratic nonlinearity, supports stable localized composite solitons consisting of discrete solitons coupled to continuous slab waveguide solitons.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

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